2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021) 
    
    Jan 28, 2022  
2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021)
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PUBH 6035 - Epidemiology: Decoding the Science of Public Health♦


(5 cr.)
Students in this course are provided with an epidemiological approach to the study of the incidence, prevalence, and patterns of disease and injury in populations, and the application of this study to the control of public health problems. Key sources of data for epidemiological purposes are identified, and principles and limitations of public health screening programs are addressed. Students learn to calculate basic epidemiological measures and to draw appropriate inferences from epidemiological data and reports.
Prerequisites
  • (PUBH 6033 and PUBH 6032) or (PUBH 6033P and PUBH 6032P)

♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an enrollment specialist [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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